WJBK reporter Charlie LeDuff is hitting back at a report from a rival station claiming he encouraged a Detroit mayoral candidate to enter the race. Mike Dugeon told ABC affiliate WXYZ he entered the primary race as a write-in candidate after a visit from LeDuff.
Full story: WJBK Reporter Denies Reports He Encouraged Detroit Mayoral Candidate to Enter Race (Fri, 7/26)
CUMULUS MEDIA Country WLAW (92.5 THE OUTLAW)/MUSKEGON, MI will air USHL junior hockey's MUSKEGON LUMBERJACKS for the next three seasons. All 60 regular season games and playoffs will air, with Media Relations Coordinator BRYAN FONGERS back for his second season calling the action.
Full story: Muskegon Lumberjacks To Air On 92.5 The Outlaw (Thu, 7/25)
REELWORLD JINGLES has launched a second custom jingle package for CBS RADIO Country WYCD/DETROIT TODAY (7/25). REELWORLD developed a previous jingle package for the station in 2009.
Full story: ReelWorld Launches New Jingles For WYCD (Thu, 7/25)
WXMI-TV Ch. 17 Grand Rapids:
A blooper on FOX 17 Morning News spawned a viral video after a reporter had a laughing attack. During reporter Leigh Ann Towne's live shot Wednesday, two llamas began mating behind her, forcing her to spend the next three minutes trying to fulfill her on air commitment in hysterics.
Full story: Reporter Reflects on Llamas Love Making (Thu, 7/25)